The Science Behind Washing Your Hands: A COVID-19 Soap Opera

April 9, 2020
By now, we’re all familiar with the common refrain: wash your hands, and frequently. 20 seconds of washing one's hands with a good lather of soap, along with a healthy dose of social-distancing, has been touted as one of the... continued

New Whitley’s Journal: Between a Very Hard Rock and a Very Bad Place

April 5, 2020
Whitley Strieber offers a new journal entry in response to the swelling call among commentator and politicians  in many countries to ignore COVD-19 and put their populations back to work before their economies suffer irreversible damage. It is clear for... continued

COVID-19 Trolling and Misinformation Threaten Our Future and Our Lives

April 3, 2020
"They should show the number of flu cases and deaths along with COVID-19 information." "Bill Gates is giving away a fortune! All you need to do is send money back on this chain letter and you might end up with... continued

Because You Might Be in Need of a Chuckle: Uranus Is Leaking Gas

April 1, 2020
Sifting through decades-old data from Voyager 2's 1986 flyby of the seventh planet from the Sun, researchers at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center have found that Uranus is leaking gas, and a lot of it. The discovery of this odd... continued

Finally, Some Good News About the Coronavirus: It Doesn’t Mutate as Much as the Flu

March 28, 2020
(Updated Mar 28 07:15 PST to reflect current numbers) Researchers studying the genetics of SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes the disease known as COVID-19, have uncovered some good news regarding the virus, in that it doesn't appear to mutate nearly... continued

Three Spacemen Offer Advice on Staying Sane in the Face of Pandemic-Based Isolation

March 25, 2020
In response to the coronavirus pandemic that is currently laying siege to the world, governments around the globe are calling on the inhabitants of Spaceship Earth to confine themselves to their homes in an attempt to stem the spread of... continued

COVID-19 Pandemic Update: The US Closes its Borders; Italy Overwhelmed by Coronavirus Cases

March 23, 2020
The worldwide COVID-19 outbreak was declared a pandemic on March 11 by the World Health Organization (WHO), in response to the disease's rapid spread throughout the world, with 173 countries on every continent (except Antarctica) now reporting confirmed cases. The... continued

Existing Antiviral Drug is “Clearly Effective” in Treating Coronavirus Infections

March 20, 2020
Clinical trials conducted in China have returned promising results for a treatment for patients infected with COVID-19, using an existing antiviral compound that has been used against similar viruses. Typically used to treat new strains of influenza, favipiravir is an... continued

One-Quarter of Global Warming Twitter Posts May Be Faked by Automated Bots

March 18, 2020
The value of social media has been incalculable in its ability to connect millions of people around the globe, but like all powerful tools this force appears to have been weaponized to serve the interests of individuals and organizations seeking... continued

Unknowncountry’s Coronavirus Response

March 16, 2020
Whitley will be continuing with live YouTube meditations and we have started a Zoom video meeting room for our subscribers. The next live YouTube meditation will be on Thursday at 6PM Pacific Time. It will consist of a 20 minute... continued